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    • 1 month ago

    Your Must-Have Items for Conferences

    When you're packing for a conference, there are some essentials to bring along that will make your life much easier. Check out our list of these items below and make sure you have ...

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    • 7 months ago

    Intervention in Jamaica: The I.M.Fs Quagmire

      After its independence in 1962, the island nation of Jamaica struggled to stabilize its fledgling economy—Jamaica was heavily dependent on Great Britain for trade an...

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    • 8 months ago

    When Consumer Swings With Business

    When Consumer Swings With Business ...

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    • 8 months ago

    Economic Board Games: Monopoly and Real-Life Economics

    Monopoly – the name of both an undesirable economic situation and one of the most popular board games around the world. Robin Williams grasped both meanings, saying “Monopoly is ju...

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    • 8 months ago

    Has Economics Education Become Too Mathematical?

    For economics students often the greatest challenge in their studies is mathematics. An economics degree requires the student to learn statistics, econometrics and advanced mathema...

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    • 8 months ago

    Game Changer: How Economics is Revolutionizing Sports

    At first glance, economics may appear to be little more than endless equations, calculations and decisions guided by intense mathematical analysis. But if you think there’s nothing...

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    • 9 months ago

    Does The Teaching of Economics Take The Markets into Account?

    “I write to you from a disgraced profession” were the words of James K. Galbraith, the son of one of the most successful bestsellers of books on economic and financial matters. “Ec...

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    • 9 months ago

    Economic History, Ideology and the Battle for ECON 101

    Prior to 2008 much of the profession was triumphant in its success in achieving economic stability. The period leading up to 2008 was known as the great moderation, characterised b...

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    • 1 year ago

    The Benefits of an Economics Background for an Engineer

    Ever since I was a kid, I dreamed of becoming an engineer. From playing with LEGO to being an active member of my high-school robotics team, I loved building things and breaking th...

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    • 4 years ago

    Impact, Efficiency And Quality Of Economists' Decisions

    Lately, much ado has been made about the impact, efficiency, and quality of the decisions and policy recommendations made by economists. Last April, the LA times ran a piece&n...

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    • 4 years ago

    Economists Take Charge!

    In most of the governments of OECD countries, it is a long-established tradition that a majority of the political leaders are chosen from the ranks of those who are lawyers by...